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Cleve J. Fredricksen Library

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100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
http://www.cumberlandcountylibraries.org/FRE

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January 2019

Free

Winter Story Times

January 14 - February 22
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join us at these age appropriate programs that promote literacy and provide a fun first experience at the library. These story times will help increase children’s vocabulary, comprehension and ability to interact socially. Story times are six-week session. Sessions available for babies - K. Call the library for specific session days and times.

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Free

What You Missed in History: MLK – the Man, the Myth, the Martyr

January 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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On this Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we will hear from Joseph Robinson, president of the Martin Luther King Leadership Development Institute, who will delve into the layers of who MLK was beyond the surface. Come expecting an engaging, eye-opening, and interactive discussion of Dr. King's life and life's work. Discussion to follow. Two presentations available for differing age groups: 1 pm: 18 years and up, 7 pm: all ages.

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Free

Indie Film Friday

January 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM THE USA: Loving celebrates the real-life courage and commitment of an interracial couple, Richard and Mildred Loving, who married and then spent the next nine years fighting for the right to live as a family in their hometown. Film shows at 2 pm and 7 pm. Rated PG-13.

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Fredricksen Reads: Dinner with Edward by Isabel Vincent

January 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Become a part of Fredricksen Reads, our series of book discussions. This month's choice begins when Isabel meets Edward. Both are at a crossroads, but as they eventually meet weekly for the glorious dinners that Edward prepares, Edward is teaching Isabel the luxury of slowing down and taking the time to think through everything she does. Registration required.

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February 2019

Free

Blind Date with a Book

February 1
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until February 28, 2019

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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We all try not to judge a book by its cover, but now's your chance! Stop by the library, check out our Teen Book Display and pick out your "date." Once you are done reading, fill out the Rate Your Date card inside the book for a chance to win a prize. Drop off your cards at the Reference Desk. For teens ages 12 - 18.

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Free

Lincoln – Lies, Legends and Myths

February 2 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Highly-acclaimed Abraham Lincoln aficionado and actor, James Hayney, will set the record straight, separating fact from fiction. The Daytime Academy series is made possible by a grant from Harsco Corporation, honoring the memory of Derek C. Hathaway and his passion for life-long learning. No registration necessary.

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$10 – $50

Great Decisions 2019

February 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 1:00pm on Monday, repeating until May 13, 2019

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs. The program model involves reading the Great Decisions Briefing Book, watching the DVD and meeting expert speakers in a Discussion Group to discuss the most critical global issues facing America today. Each year, eight topics are chosen by Foreign Policy Association's panel of experts. In partnership with the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg, this year's discussions will meet every other Monday afternoon at 1:00 pm.

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Kid’s Biography Club

February 4 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Meet someone new in our popular Biography Club! Explore the lives of children that changed the world through activities and crafts. This month we focus on Anne Frank, whose diary documented her life in hiding during the Holocaust. For ages 6 – 9 with registration required.

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Free

The Radical Rosa Parks

February 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Rosa Parks had over a decade of activism under her belt before she made her bus stance, and she’d actively struggle for black freedoms for five decades afterwards. Join Say Burgin of Dickinson College, who will enlighten us to the longer, more radical life history of Mrs. Rosa Parks. No registration necessary.

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Moving Forward Book Group: Umami by Laia Jufresa

February 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Join us for our new book discussion series, Moving Forward, geared towards those who have suffered a loss or tragedy and could use an infusion of hope. In cooperation with Hospice of Central PA, we will be reading books focusing on the redemptive power of the human spirit and will meet the first Wednesday of the month. February’s choice is Umami by Laia Jufresa - a thoughtful, eccentric, and heart-wrenching interwoven story told from the perspective of neighbors living in…

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Valentine’s Day Science

February 6 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 13, 2019

Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Celebrate love with science by participating in heart-filled fun STEM activities! We will be making LED paper flowers, playing Heart Bingo and more! For children ages 6 – 8 with registration required.

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Foreign Film Friday: The Wedding Plan

February 8 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Film shows at 2 pm and 7 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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FROM ISRAEL: At 32, Michal, an Orthodox Jewish woman, is finally looking forward to the comfort and security of marriage, when she is blindsided by her fiancé's decision to call off the wedding with only a month's notice

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Keating Jazz Orchestra’s Two-Beat Dames

February 9 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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For your entertainment, KJO’s Two-Beat Dames will be performing music from the 1920s and Dixieland. No registration necessary.

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An Afternoon with Martha Washington

February 10 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Presidents’ Day is almost here, but what about the First Ladies? Did you know that - unlike most women in Virginia in the early 1700s - Martha Washington learned to read and write? Join Alisa Dupuy from Ladies of History with her first-person portrayal of Martha Dandridge Curtis Washington. She will wow you with insider knowledge of this intricate and formidable first lady. No registration necessary.

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Read to Dogs

February 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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Specially trained dogs from K-PETs will be at the library to listen to children read aloud. This program is helpful to children who may be shy or reluctant to read aloud. For budding readers 12 and under. Registration is required.

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Oscar Nominated Short Films

February 22 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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2/22 - film times are 2 pm and 7 pm; 2/23 films at 2 pm
Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 N 19th St
Camp Hill, PA 17011 United States
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The Oscars are almost here and we have your opportunity to see the Oscar-Nominated Short Films before the awards are given! Join us on Friday as we view the nominees from the following categories: 2:00 pm- 5:00 pm - Documentary Short Films* 7:00 pm- 9:00 pm - Live Action Short Films* Come back on Saturday, February 23 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm for the Animated Short Films *Not recommended for ages 17 & under without parental permission. No registration…

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